9953: Chiyo Sasaki

9953: Chiyo Sasaki

Chiyo Sasaki

Her maiden name was Chiyo Ito. She was born on 20 April 1880. She was a housewife. Her family includes Eijii Sasaki [also listed as Eiji Sasaki] (husband) and Katsuye Sasaki [file mistakenly puts her name as Chiyo, also possibly Kikuyo Sasaki] (daughter). Her home address is listed as house 23, Vancouver Cannery Sea Island, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 20 April 1880
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
C-9395 (1890-1896)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9953
Name Chiyo Sasaki



9953: Chiyo Sasaki


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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